The EITI Board agreed that the Kyrgyz Republic is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-50/BC-259

The EITI Board agreed that the Kyrgyz Republic is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances that led to significant delays in EITI implementation, including publication of the 2015-2016 EITI Report. The Kyrgyz Republic’s Validation deadline is extended by nine months and will commence on 8 June 2019.

Based on: EITI Requirement 8.5 on EITI extension requests

The EITI Board agreed that Seychelles has made meaningful progress overall in implementing the EITI Standard.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-49/BC-257

Description: see below for the decision in full. PDF attached at bottom of the page.

Based on: Requirement 8.3 EITI Validation deadlines and consequences

Internal: Board circular 257Public domain:Seychelles Validation 2018News item on the decision: Seychelles builds foundation for transparent revenue management of nascent petroleum sectorScore card: 

The EITI Board agreed that Sierra Leone is ineligible for an extension of the commencement of Validation.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-48/BC-256

The EITI Board agreed that Sierra Leone is ineligible for an extension of the commencement of Validation under Requirement 8.5 of the EITI Standard. Sierra Leone’s Validation was scheduled to begin on 1 July 2018. Validation will begin immediately and will take into account progress made up to 31 August 2018.  

Based on: EITI Requirement 8.5 on EITI extension requests

The Board agreed that the Democratic Republic of the Congo is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances that led to significant delays in EITI implementation.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-46/BC-256

The DRC is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances that led to significant delays in EITI implementation. The DRC’s Validation was scheduled for 1 July 2018. It will now begin on 1 October 2018.

The Secretariat will take into consideration, to the extent possible, all publicly available information up to 1 October 2018. 

Based on: EITI Requirement 8.5 on EITI extension requests

The Board agreed that Liberia is ineligible for an extension of the reporting and Validation deadlines and is suspended effective 4 September 2018.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-45/BC-256

The Board agreed that Liberia is ineligible for an extension of the reporting deadline and is suspended effective 4 September 2018.

In accordance with the EITI Standard, the suspension will be lifted if the EITI Board is satisfied that the outstanding EITI Report is endorsed by the multi-stakeholder group (MSG) and published within six months of the deadline (i.e. by 31 December 2018). If the outstanding EITI Report is not published by 31 December 2018,

The Board approved the funding review and agreed to revisit the issue upon clarification of supporting countries’ position at its 36th meeting.  

Published Date: 
October, 2016
Publisher: 
EITI

D​ate: 26.10.2016

Reference: 2016-25/BM-35/BP-35-9-B

Description: The Board approved the funding review's recommendations in Board paper 35-9-B (Funding Review 2016) and agreed to revisit the issue upon clarification of supporting countries’ position at its 36th meeting.  

The recommendations were prepared by the Finance Committee.

The financial contributions of all contributors are published clearly on the EITI website.

Grouped contributions over multi-year periods are accepted/welcomed.

The EITI Board agreed that Eddie Rich is appointed Acting Executive Director from 17 August 2018.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-44/BC-255

The EITI Board agreed that Eddie Rich is the Acting Executive Director from 17 August 2018 until a new Executive Director  is appointed by the Board. According to Article 16, Articles of Association, the Executive Director (or as previously known, Head of Secretariat) is also the Board Secretary.

Based on: Article 12, Articles of Association

Internal: Board circular 255Public: EITI International Secretariat staff list

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